Contains over 300 topics, with links to articles, graphics, and websites about each topic. Provides easy access to a topic overview, pro/con articles, timeline, global impact articles, and statistics for each topic.
To view the complete list of topics, simply scroll down the Leading Issues list. When you find an interesting topic, click it to get a list of relevant articles.
Once you find a useful article, scroll to the end of the article to get your MLA citation (or click the "Citation" link).
Note that after you click a topic, you can find a list of relevant "Graphics/Multimedia" items via the "Narrow your results" box on the left-hand side of the page. These can be useful Visual Aids.
SIRS Knowledge Source is a general reference database with thousands of full-text articles on social, scientific, health, historic, business, economic, political and global issues. Articles are selected from more than 1,500 newspapers, magazines, journals, and government publications. Graphics, including charts, maps, diagrams and drawings, are available for many of the articles. It also includes "Today's News: Top News Stories of the Day" from Reuters News Service and "Maps of the World" with over 100 detailed maps of the United States and the world.